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London dresses down and braces for G20

March 31, 2009

There is only one place to be in this struggle – with the surging humanity, battering against the plate glass of power, no matter how wrong-headed or simplistic many of their ideas are, writes Guy Rundle.

Essay: Zimbabwe’s prisons are death traps

March 31, 2009

Zimbabwe's prisoners are suffering untold horrors in Zimbabwe's jails, writes the Sokwanele newletter from Harare.

Obama leaves Chrysler running on empty

March 31, 2009

The Obama Administration's new, dramatic US car industry policy is a whack in the head with a blunt object, writes Glenn Dyer.

Getting serious about international justice

March 31, 2009

There has been little sign from the Rudd government that it accords much priority to international human rights, writes Charles Richardson.

Kohler: G20 takes a London leak

March 30, 2009

Having stabilised the financial system, the task of the G20 leaders now is to rescue globalisation and trade, writes Alan Kohler.

Obama is failing

March 24, 2009 14

Only the most blinkered Obamaniac would be getting any joy from The One's current performance.

Obama’s significant shift on Israel

January 28, 2009 11

The most important point in Barack Obama's first presidential interview with Al-Arabiya has been virtually unmentioned in reports on the celebrated event.

Bush’s final press conference

January 13, 2009

Watch George W. Bush's final press conference.

Bush’s final presser: A Crikey wrap

January 13, 2009

Outgoing US President George W Bush has given his final press conference, defending his record but conceding he made many mistakes.

What started the latest Gaza conflict?

January 7, 2009 4

What started the latest conflict the Gaza Strip? Crikey has the answers.